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noun as in grail

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In 2019, he and a friend went viral when ESPN panned to them drinking from golden chalices.

As Davies writes, “If fixing a single letter in the genetic code of a fellow human being isn’t the coveted chalice of salvation, I don’t know what is.”

The second book, The Chalice, recently came out in paperback.

BH: Now tell me about the community of women you wrote and imagined in The Chalice—a priory of Dominican nuns.

The lamb stands upon an altar and bleeds into a chalice—the Holy Grail.

Specifically, the cup-sharing method, in which one chalice is filled and re-used by all parishioners.

Does this mean wiping the chalice or arranging flowers on the altar?

Across the left arm was the maniple, and in his hand the chalice covered with the paten.

Madame Chalice had been merely whimsical in sending these violets, which her gardener had brought her that very morning.

The "sire," fell on the ears of Madame Chalice like a mot in a play; but Valmond, living up to his part, was grave and solicitous.

Such as Madame Chalice—ah, she was a part of this brave fantasy, this dream of empire, this inspiring play!

As Madame Chalice had said, either as prince or barber, he was playing a terrible game.


On this page you'll find 9 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to chalice, such as: cup, goblet, and vessel.

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